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Everyone has a dark side.

Fern Castle works in her local library. She has dinner with her twin sister Rose three nights a week. And she avoids crowds, bright lights and loud noises as much as possible. Fern has a carefully structured life and disrupting her routine can be . . . dangerous.

When Rose discovers that she cannot fall pregnant, Fern sees her chance to pay her sister back for everything Rose has done for her. Fern can have a baby for Rose. She just needs to find a father. Simple.

Fern's mission will shake the foundations of the life she has carefully built for herself and stir up dark secrets from the past, in this quirky, rich and shocking story of unexpected love.

Praise for The Good Sister

'This novel is excellent on a number of fronts: characterisation, setting, structure and pacing are all done with care and skill' - Sydney Morning Herald

'A great read. It's laugh out loud funny. It's as unpredictable as it is heartwarming. If you enjoyed Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, you will find it hard to put down' - Herald Sun

Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760988074
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pub Date: 14/12/2021
  • Category: Fiction & related items / Crime & mystery
    Fiction & related items / Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Imprint: Pan Australia
  • Pages: 336
  • Price: $19.99

Everyone has a dark side.

Fern Castle works in her local library. She has dinner with her twin sister Rose three nights a week. And she avoids crowds, bright lights and loud noises as much as possible. Fern has a carefully structured life and disrupting her routine can be . . . dangerous.

When Rose discovers that she cannot fall pregnant, Fern sees her chance to pay her sister back for everything Rose has done for her. Fern can have a baby for Rose. She just needs to find a father. Simple.

Fern's mission will shake the foundations of the life she has carefully built for herself and stir up dark secrets from the past, in this quirky, rich and shocking story of unexpected love.

Praise for The Good Sister

'This novel is excellent on a number of fronts: characterisation, setting, structure and pacing are all done with care and skill' - Sydney Morning Herald

'A great read. It's laugh out loud funny. It's as unpredictable as it is heartwarming. If you enjoyed Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, you will find it hard to put down' - Herald Sun

Awards

Winner for Davitt Awards Adult Fiction 2021Winner for Davitt Awards Adult Fiction 2021.

Author Information

Sally Hepworth is the New York Times bestselling author of six novels, most recently The Good Sister (2020), which was an instant bestseller. Her novel, The Mother-In-Law (2019) has been optioned for a TV series by Hollywood actress and producer, Amy Poehler. Sally's novels are available worldwide in English and have been translated into 20 languages. Sally lives in Melbourne, Australia with her husband, three children and one adorable dog.

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AUTHOR EVENTS

1 January 1970

New York Times bestselling author Sally Hepworth writes about the best and worst of human behaviour. She is joining us to discuss her latest thriller, 'The Soulmate', where a seemingly idyllic family unravels after a death and secrets are revealed.

10:00 AM

Crown Street Stables
40 Crown St Flemington VIC 3031 Website



26 October 2022

What wouldn't you do for your soulmate? Sally Hepworth is the New York Times bestselling author of eight novels, including The Good Sister (set at Brighton Library!). Sally has sold over a 1 million copies worldwide. Join Sally as she talks about her latest novel 'The Soulmate', described by Trent Dalton as 'Endlessly mysterious. Sally Hepworth is a born storyteller, delivering scalpel-cut insights into modern marriage and the things we overlook in the name of love. The Soulmate is Sally Hepworth at her page-turning, knuckle-biting best.' Copies will be available to purchase on the night from Thesaurus Books.

6:00 PM

Brighton Library
14 Wilson St Brighton Website



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